The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 30 14
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 16.00% 3.64% 6.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.82% 11.76% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +69.60%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 39.20% 30.91% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 25
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region.

Linux Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
3 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
4 10 (24.39%) UNIX
5 9 (21.95%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco
5 9 (21.95%) Firewall
5 9 (21.95%) VMware
5 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
5 9 (21.95%) Degree
5 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
6 8 (19.51%) Juniper
6 8 (19.51%) PHP
6 8 (19.51%) C++
7 7 (17.07%) C
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle
7 7 (17.07%) OO
7 7 (17.07%) OOD
8 6 (14.63%) NetWare
8 6 (14.63%) C#
8 6 (14.63%) SAN
8 6 (14.63%) CommVault
8 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
8 6 (14.63%) Internet
8 6 (14.63%) Nagios
8 6 (14.63%) OpenMP
8 6 (14.63%) PowerShell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) Drupal
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 6 (14.63%) SAN
3 5 (12.20%) Network Security
4 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 3 (7.32%) SMTP
5 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) FTP
5 3 (7.32%) HTTP
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) Broadband
6 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) C++ Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Software Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Support
5 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support
6 3 (7.32%) Network Support
6 3 (7.32%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) OpenMP
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) JSP
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) LAMP
3 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.88%) Spring
3 2 (4.88%) Ajax
3 2 (4.88%) REST
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.20%) CUDA
4 3 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) EPoS
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX
3 6 (14.63%) Mac OS
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (14.63%) NetWare
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.07%) OO
2 7 (17.07%) OOD
3 6 (14.63%) Parallel Programming
4 5 (12.20%) Product Management
4 5 (12.20%) Analytics
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.88%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Open Source
7 1 (2.44%) BDD
7 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Java
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) C++
2 8 (19.51%) PHP
3 7 (17.07%) C
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.20%) Perl
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
3 4 (9.76%) CCNA
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Legato
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco
1 9 (21.95%) VMware
2 8 (19.51%) Juniper
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 6 (14.63%) CommVault
5 5 (12.20%) Veeam
5 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.88%) Sophos
6 2 (4.88%) Google
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + (inc on-call) + 5% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: up to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago